Tag Archives: PC

Microsoft Store Black Friday 2017 Ad Deals: All Xbox One And PC Game Sales

The Microsoft Store may not be the first retailer that comes to mind when thinking about Black Friday deals, but Microsoft’s retail branch does frequently have some worthwhile offers. This year is no exception, as the store–like many others–has released its Black Friday ad in advance of the big shopping day. As you’d expect, you won’t find any PS4 or Nintendo Switch discounts here, but those in the ... Read More »

Opus Magnum Is A Delightfully Esoteric PC Game

Behold the marvelous science of alchemy, in which a modest molecule of lead, through careful programming of the transmutation engine, can be transformed into shimmering gold. All this and more is possible in Opus Magnum, a most elegant mechanical puzzle game from the maker ofSpaceChem. From the production-line chemistry of SpaceChem to the electronics programming of the delightfully dense electronics programming of Shenzhen I/O, game developer ... Read More »

This free app lets you play incredible-looking PC games on any Mac computer

This PC setup is a far-off dream for me, a lowly MacBook user. People like me who love playing video games but have Mac computers at home often have a case of PC envy. Almost all the best games debut on PCs and only show up on Macs years later – if at all. With recent PC-exclusive games including “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds” ... Read More »

Destiny 2 developer video chronicles bringing the game to PC and its challenges

When Bungie decided to bring Destiny 2 to PC, the team knew it would be a big challenge according to this developer video. A mini-doc chronicling the development of Destiny 2 has been released featuring members of Bungie and Vicarious Visions. In it, various member of the development team discuss how it “focused on nailing the feel of gameplay,” on ... Read More »

Celebrate the best PC games you’re still playing in the Golden Joysticks

At this year’s Golden Joystick Awards presented with OMEN by HP, we’re not just celebrating the best games of the last 12 months. We’ll also be spotlighting those enduring classics that we return to again and again. We did this for a few reasons—for many people, these are still the games that they play the most, whether it’s an MMO, a ... Read More »

Turn Any PC Game Fullscreen With This App

Image credit: Charles McQuillan/Getty Windows: Windows 10 makes window management pretty easy thanks to its accessible shortcuts—the WIN key plus the arrow keys—but certain apps just don’t like to play nice. Whether it’s an older game from your childhood set to run at a certain resolution, a newer game that isn’t configured to cover your entire screen, or a TV ... Read More »

Star Wars Battlefront 2 PC beta codes were on sale at GAME today for 10p

UK shop GAME sold Star Wars Battlefront 2 PC beta codes this afternoon for the sum of £0.10 – although the link has now been removed. The codes did work though – we tried it. We contacted GAME and the retailer told us that the now-removed offer was a mistake – part of the bundle for pre-order customers which was ... Read More »

The best PC games we gave up on

“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. Then quit. There’s no point in being a damn fool about it.” Here at PC Gamer we have very much taken W.C. Fields’ advice to heart. With ever-expanding Steam libraries and another sale always on the horizon, it’s never been easier to walk away from a game in search of new ... Read More »

Stardock publisher PC game sale now underway on Steam

Stardock is hosting a publisher weekend sale on Steam, discounting a total of seven PC games (not to mention DLC, software, and more)! There’s a sale currently underway over on Steam, which sees some serious discounts to be had on a number of Stardock PC games. Up to 75 percent has been subtracted from a total of nine games, including the likes ... Read More »

Grab A Great PC Game For Free From The Humble Store Right Now

If Psychonauts is not already part of your PC game library, you can add it free of charge right now. The Humble Store is giving away the Double Fine game for free, but you’ll have to act quickly to claim your copy. Grabbing the game is as simple as adding it to your cart–do so here–and checking out. You’ll need a Humble account in order ... Read More »